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Terms & Conditions of Use

This website is operated by the Will Charitable Trust (Charity Number 801682) (‘the Trust’). Your use of this website is subject to the following Terms & Conditions of Use, which you are deemed to accept by using the website.

1. Copyright

The copyright and all other rights relating to the design of and material contained on this website are owned by and shall be retained by the Trust.

2. Prohibited use

2.1 The purpose of this website is to enable charities to have a reliable source of information that they can make full use of and can provide information and materials found to those whom they think might benefit from them. The Trust does however need to ensure that this website is not abused or unfairly exploited which is why certain conditions on use of it are imposed under these Terms & Conditions of Use.

2.2 Subject to paragraph 2.3 below, material from this website may be downloaded, viewed, listened to (where appropriate), printed, copied on the hard disk of your computer, photocopied in reasonable numbers and used for your organisation’s non-commercial purposes in good faith ONLY. Any other type of use shall require the prior written agreement of the Trust and use without such agreement shall be a breach of these Terms & Conditions of Use.

2.3 In using the website you agree and undertake not to use it:

  • to create a database (electronic or otherwise) that includes material downloaded or otherwise obtained from this website except (i) if you are a charity, within your charitable purposes; or (ii) to the extent expressly permitted on the website;
  • to disseminate advertisements or for any other commercial purposes (which would include using the website to promote or encourage the sale of your goods/services);
  • to transmit or re-circulate any material obtained from this website to any third party except where expressly permitted on the website;
  • in such a way so as to remove the copyright or trade mark notice(s) from any copies of any material made in accordance with these Terms & Conditions of Use;
  • to disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, ‘junk mail’, ‘spam’, ‘chain letters’, ‘pyramid schemes’, or any other form of solicitation;
  • to disseminate any material which is abusive, defamatory or obscene, may harass, offend or inconvenience any person, applauds, encourages or entices abuse, discrimination or criminal activity or which might restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the website by any person;
  • to disseminate any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
  • in any way that might infringe third party privacy or other rights, is unlawful or that might bring the Trust into disrepute; or
  • to post link(s) that take users to material that contravenes any of the above restrictions.

3. Information and availability

3.1 Whilst the Trust takes every care to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate and complete, some of it may be supplied to us by third parties and we are unable to check its accuracy or completeness and you are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it.

3.2 Due to the inherent nature of the Internet, errors, interruptions and delays may occur in the service at any time. Accordingly, this website is provided on an ‘AS IS’ and ‘AS AVAILABLE’ basis without any warranties of any kind.

3.3 The Trust hereby excludes to the fullest extent possible at law all liability arising from use of the website and any interruption in its availability.

4. Links to other websites

4.1 You may be offered automatic links on the website to other websites.

4.2 Whilst the Trust hopes that you will be interested in those websites and find them useful, you acknowledge that the content on those pages is not subject to the Trust’s control and that the Trust does not endorse or accept any responsibility for their content.

5. Computer viruses

5.1 The Trust will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the website does not contain or promulgate any viruses or other malicious code. However, it is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from the website and regularly check for the presence of viruses and other malicious code.

5.2 The Trust hereby excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability in connection with any damage or loss caused by computer viruses or other malicious code originating or contracted from the website.

6. Trade marks

No use of the Trust’s (registered or unregistered) trade marks shall be made by you except for the purpose of referring to the Trust lawfully and in good faith.

7. General

7.1 The Trust reserves the right to vary these Terms & Conditions of Use from time to time. Such variations shall become effective immediately upon the posting of the varied Terms & Conditions of Use on the website. By continuing to use the website you shall be deemed to accept such variations.

7.2 The Trust reserves absolutely the right to withdraw or suspend the website where it deems this to be necessary without notice and will not be liable to you for such unavailability.

7.3 Nothing in these Terms & Conditions of Use shall restrict or exclude any liability that we have to any party which cannot be excluded by law and in particular, and notwithstanding any term of these Terms & Conditions of Use, our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or fraudulent misrepresentation shall not be limited or excluded in any way.

7.4 In the event that any term of these Terms & Conditions of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms & Conditions of Use shall remain valid and enforceable.

7.5 These Terms & Conditions of Use shall be governed by English law and the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction.